OCLC Eastern is pleased to announce two top-notch courses, specially designed for catalogers. This two-course combo will surely enhance participants' efficiency when it comes to OCLC's WorldCat and Connexion. Don't delay, register today for these outstanding offerings!

Searching WorldCat for Catalogers Webinar introduces technical service users and catalogers to WorldCat. Participants will learn numeric, keyword, and scan title searching strategies, and how to navigate search results. You will also learn how to select the most effective search and how to use qualifiers to narrow search results.

Searching WorldCat for Catalogers Webinar
Wednesday, June 4, 2008
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
WebEx Online Meeting
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Local Holdings Maintenance Basics is the perfect hands-on, half-day course to learn how to use Connexion Browser to create and update union listing information. Participants will acquire the skills needed to retrieve serial records, search for local holdings records, edit local holdings records, delete local holdings records, and add local holdings records. Prerequisites include Searching OCLC WorldCat (O101) or previous experience searching WorldCat using Connexion, as well as the ability to interpret basic components of the MARC tags and OCLC bibliographic records.

Local Holdings Maintenance Basics
Tuesday, June 10, 2008
9:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m.
WebEx Online Meeting

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